United Nations

Convention against Torture
and Other Cruel, Inhuman
or Degrading Treatment
or Punishment

Distr.: General
6 June 2019
Original: English

Committee against Torture

Decision adopted by the Committee under article 22 of the
Convention, concerning communication No. 735/2016*, **
Communication submitted by:

C.R.R. (represented by counsel, Morten
Peschardt Pedersen)

Alleged victim:

The complainant

State party:


Date of complaint:

18 March 2016 (initial submission)

Substantive issue:

Risk of torture and ill-treatment upon deportation
to the Democratic Republic of the Congo

At its meeting on 3 May 2019, the Committee, having received no further
information from the parties, and taking into account that the complainant had left Denmark
and did not continue to face a risk of removal, decided to discontinue the consideration of
communication No. 735/2016.

* Adopted by the Committee at its sixty-sixth session (23 April–17 May 2019).
** The following members of the Committee participated in the examination of the communication:
Essadia Belmir, Felice Gaer, Abdelwahab Hani, Claude Heller Rouassant, Jens Modvig, Ana Racu,
Diego Rodríguez-Pinzón, Sébastien Touzé, Bakhtiyar Tuzmukhamedov and Honghong Zhang.



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